'Wish You Were Here' van Pink Floyd https://music.apple.com/nl/album/wish-you-were-here/704223460?i=704223490
Airlines don't make it easy to skip biometric screening like face recognition. Here’s what you should do if you'd like to opt out. https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2019/06/10/how-avoid-facial-recognition-airport/
- Bounty hunters or bail bondsmen finding people in locations they do not normally visit or live, including using GPS-assisted tracking technology to precisely locate them. https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/a3b3dg/big-telecom-sold-customer-gps-data-911-calls
The NSA has searched millions of Americans’ telephone call records--all without a warrant or, for the vast majority of these calls, any suspicion of wrongdoing. It's time to put an end to the CDR program. https://act.eff.org/action/end-the-nsa-s-call-detail-records-program-once-and-for-all
Facebook: “There is no invasion of privacy at all, because there is no privacy.”
In 2017, we took out this advert in Cheltenham, home of @GCHQ, to warn that 4 in 5 British people thought Trump would use his surveillance powers for political gain - including data shared by GCHQ.
They were right.
Ghosts in Your Machine: Spooks Want Secret Access to Encrypted Messages
So Gab has decided that their own code that they spent $5M of investor money developing is so unsalvageably bad that they're going to use Mastodon's code instead, with the added bonus of leeching off of our apps (with Gab apps being banned from app stores)
This is an early warning to fellow admins to be vigilant and domain-block them on sight, when/if they appear (unconfirmed whether they intend to federate), and to app devs to consider if blocking Gab's domains from their app is necessary.
We're very happy to be a partner of the HTC EXODUS and thus to be the default search engine on it.
It's together that we can make progress in terms of privacy. Join the movement!
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This is an #internetfreedom disaster. More than 26,000 websites are blocked in Egypt. https://afteegypt.org/en/digital_freedoms-2/publications_digital_freedoms-digital_freedoms-en/2019/05/19/17500-afteegypt.html
With Trump banning Huawei to use Google services and apps these are some useful tricks to keep your device up to date with latest apps, and app alternatives. Install F-Droid, foss app repository. With F-Droid you can install these apps:
Yalp store or Aurora store - used to download and update apps from Play Store
Newpipe - Youtube player, play videos even with screen off, import subscriptions etc.
OsmAnd+ - Google maps alternative
F-Droid link: https://f-droid.org/en/
China’s new ‘social credit system’ is an dystopian nightmare.